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Slate palette


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Title/s

Slate palette

Category

cosmetic equipment

Name

palette

Description

palette, oval, chevron pattern around edge

Field Collection

Tarkhan Egypt

Technique Description

incised

Dimensions

height 17 cm

Period

Predynastic

Date

circa 5000 B.C. — 3000 B.C.

Provenance

given: British School of Archaeology in Egypt 1913 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Petrie, W.M.F.
    Wainwright, G.A.
    Gardiner
    Tarkhan I and Memphis V
    [comments: 82 h]

Material/s

slate

Accession Number

E.16.1913 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 51567; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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